Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Legal ethics & professional responsibility
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2005-05-01
Carswell

Conflicts of Interest: Principles for the Legal Profession (Print & ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

A practical guide that analyzes conflict of interest dilemmas. Find solutions regarding issues of loyalty and confidentiality with Conflicts of Interest: Principles for the Legal Profession. This service is designed as a handbook and covers all major legal areas regarding conflicts of interest. Reflecting on the author's experience, this is an unrivalled source of information.

National in scope, this resource includes:

  • Guidance on identifying and resolving conflict of interest issues
  • Thorough analysis of the rules governing legal ethics
  • Advice on changing jobs and conflicts arising out of transfers between law firms

In addition to this, the text covers a number of topics, including:

  • Gifts, benefits, hospitality
  • Family relationships
  • Acceptable conflicts of interest
  • Conflicts of interest in employment, insurance, class actions, bankruptcy
  • The Federal Accountability Act
  • The federation of law societies — Model code of professional conduct
  • New commentary on the recent Supreme Court of Canada decisions in McKercher LLP
  • New "Cases to Watch" section

Includes practice tips, checklists, precedents, and case annotations.

About Thomson Reuters ProView

ProView is the way to read Thomson Reuters eBooks and eLooseleafs, published primarily for legal, accounting, human resources, and tax professions. The Thomson Reuters ProView web-based application is accessed via your browser. With the new ProView web app, offline capability is now available from your browser. The web application has a responsive design and is compatible with desktop, laptop and mobile devices.

Carswell

Conflicts of Interest: Principles for the Legal Profession (Print & ProView)

Availability: Partial Stock

Description

A practical guide that analyzes conflict of interest dilemmas. Find solutions regarding issues of loyalty and confidentiality with Conflicts of Interest: Principles for the Legal Profession. This service is designed as a handbook and covers all major legal areas regarding conflicts of interest. Reflecting on the author's experience, this is an unrivalled source of information.

National in scope, this resource includes:

  • Guidance on identifying and resolving conflict of interest issues
  • Thorough analysis of the rules governing legal ethics
  • Advice on changing jobs and conflicts arising out of transfers between law firms

In addition to this, the text covers a number of topics, including:

  • Gifts, benefits, hospitality
  • Family relationships
  • Acceptable conflicts of interest
  • Conflicts of interest in employment, insurance, class actions, bankruptcy
  • The Federal Accountability Act
  • The federation of law societies — Model code of professional conduct
  • New commentary on the recent Supreme Court of Canada decisions in McKercher LLP
  • New "Cases to Watch" section

Includes practice tips, checklists, precedents, and case annotations.

About Thomson Reuters ProView

ProView is the way to read Thomson Reuters eBooks and eLooseleafs, published primarily for legal, accounting, human resources, and tax professions. The Thomson Reuters ProView web-based application is accessed via your browser. With the new ProView web app, offline capability is now available from your browser. The web application has a responsive design and is compatible with desktop, laptop and mobile devices.